TableĀ 3

The incidence proportion (IP) and incidence rate (IR) of illness in each system in the total period (N=657 illnesses reported)

SystemNIPIR
Respiratory18027.43.61 (3.10 to 4.17)
Skin and subcutaneous tissue12018.32.40 (1.99 to 2.87)
Digestive9514.51.90 (1.54 to 2.33)
Nervous system639.61.26 (0.97 to 1.61)
Genitourinary568.51.12 (0.85 to 1.46)
Ears and mastoid446.70.88 (0.64 to 1.18)
Eye and adnexa253.80.50 (0.32 to 0.74)
Endocrine, nutritional, metabolic81.20.16 (0.07 to 0.32)
Mental or behavioural71.10.14 (0.06 to 0.29)
Specific medical conditions related to sport71.10.14 (0.06 to 0.29)
Circulatory30.50.06 (0.01 to 0.18)
Haematological and immune30.50.06 (0.01 to 0.18)
Other infections/parasitic disease20.30.04 (0.00 to 0.14)
Other446.70.88 (0.64 to 1.18)
  • IP: incidence proportion (%).

  • IR: incidence rate (illness per 1000 athlete-days) with 95% CI.

  • N, number of illnesses reported.